Super Cities №272—Climate’s Collective Alliance
Collective action is only possible when members have determined that the benefits are greater than the costs.
Super Cities №264—Neutrality Simply is Not Enough
The future is not set, but our climate pathways are becoming clearer.
Super Cities №258—How Climate Change Leads to War
Americans could face a horrifically grim future from climate change involving blackouts, disease, thirst, starvation and war.
Super Cities №254—When Bigger is Not Better
Did you know that, between 2010 and 2018, SUVs were the second largest contributor to the explosion in global carbon emissions?
Super Cities №244—What To Learn From Kids
Adults use weasel words to impress, confuse, and obfuscate. We have an incredible ability to string together words that mean nothing at all. Kids know better.
Super Cities №240—How Population Trends
Of the nearly 9 billion people in the world, almost one-third live in China and India — two countries with the most polluted cities in the world.
Super Cities №237—When Texas Goes Boom
The Lone Star state will produce 10X the amount of oil and gas as Putin's Russia – and, to bring things closer to home, 4X more than Canada.
Super Cities №233—Why Germany is Breaking Its Golden Rule
According to Munich Re AG, insurable losses from fires, floods, and storms doubled last year. By its estimates, climate-related losses topped $140 billion in 2018. Climate costs will skyrocket in the coming decades as the world becomes insufferably hot, crowded, and urban.
Super Cities №231—Why The World Is Thirsty
It is hard to imagine a more dystopian future than one where seventy-percent of the world lives in military-occupied cities with little food, no water, and burning temperatures.
Super Cities №227—The Language of Climate Change
A recent study defined three core responses to climate change — mitigation, adaptation, and resilience — and explored how city leaders in the UK use them.